The AIF Project

George Arthur GILCHRIST

Regimental number416
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Address42 St Leonards Road, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJ P Gilchrist, 42 St Leonards Road, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the 58th Regiment Essendon Rifles Citizen Military Forces
Enlistment date15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Served in Egypt, Gallipoli (at the landing), and France.
Miscellaneous detailsb. 12 December 1895
Date of deathMarch 1925

Print format